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How to prepare an upgrade of Client Automation ?

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Article ID: 243095

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CA Client Automation CA Client Automation - IT Client Manager

Issue/Introduction

What is the upgrade plan to follow to do an upgrade of Client Automation ? (Enterprise, Domains, Scalability Servers, Agents).

 

Environment

All Environment

Resolution

Pre Upgrade Tasks

 

Backup of Data

For Enterprise and Domain Manager upgrade do a backup of mdb database and files and registry

Backup Procedure

 

Component Upgrade Steps

  • Step 1 : Upgrade the DSM Enterprise Manager

  • Step 2 : Upgrade the DSM Domain Manager

  • Step 3 : Upgrade the Remote DSM Explorer. This could be done using the SD Package

  • Step 4 : Upgrade the DSM Scalability Servers. This could be done using the SD Package

  • Step 5 : Upgrade the DSM Agents. This could be done using the SD Packages

 

If you have ENC components installed in the system, upgrade in the following hierarchical order before upgrading Enterprise Manager:
ENC Gateway Manager
ENC Gateway Server
ENC Gateway (Router)

See this documentation for details : Upgrade Process